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Official Gazette

Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Tags: Supreme People’s Procuracy
Property seizure forfeiture of criminals needs timely action Property seizure, forfeiture of criminals needs timely action
Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh has affirmed that the seizure and forfeiture of criminal property during investigations is very important and needs to be done faultlessly to avoid criminals concealing property or assets.
National Assembly passes resolution ratifying CPTPP National Assembly passes resolution ratifying CPTPP
The 14th National Assembly passed a resolution ratifying the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership and related documents in the afternoon of November 12 with 96.7 percent of votes.
NAs 6th session: Question amp; answer session begins NA’s 6th session: Question & answer session begins
The 14th National Assembly (NA) began a question and answer (Q&A) session on the implementation of the NA’s six resolutions on thematic supervision and Q&A sessions from the beginning of the tenure to the fourth meeting of the legislature, which was live broadcast nationwide.
National Assembly elects Party chief as President National Assembly elects Party chief as President
National Assembly deputies on October 23 elected Nguyen Phu Trong, General Secretary of the Communist Party of Vietnam, as the President for the 2016-21 tenure during the month-long sixth session which opened on October 20 in Hanoi.
SPECIAL COMMUNIQUE on President Tran Dai Quangs passing away SPECIAL COMMUNIQUE on President Tran Dai Quang’s passing away
The Party Central Committee, the National Assembly, the President, the Government and the Central Committee of the Vietnam Fatherland Front have issued a special communiqué, announcing that President Tran Dai Quang died at 10:05am on September 21, 2018, and his funeral will be held as a national mourning.
NA Chairwoman welcomes Hungarian chief prosecutor NA Chairwoman welcomes Hungarian chief prosecutor
National Assembly Chairwoman Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan hosted a reception on September 17 for Hungarian Chief Prosecutor Peter Polt who is on a visit to Vietnam to expand cooperation with the country’s Supreme People’s Procuracy.
Government makes strides in reducing business conditions Government makes strides in reducing business conditions
The first half of 2018 saw great efforts of the Vietnamese Government in realizing its commitments to building market economy institutions in the country, especially removing legal hurdles for businesses. There have emerged some positive, significant “institutional reform” trends which are highlighted below.
Procedures for filing foreign arbitral award recognition and enforcement requests in Vietnam Procedures for filing foreign arbitral award recognition and enforcement requests in Vietnam
The article analyzes the provisions of the 2015 Civil Procedure Code on the procedures for accepting and processing dossiers of request for recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in Vietnam.
Lawmakers still anxious about taxing unexplained assets of officials Lawmakers still anxious about taxing unexplained assets of officials
Measures to handle the assets of potentially corrupt officials remained the focus of debates about the revised draft Law against Corruption at the 25th session of the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee which took place in Hanoi from July 11-13.
Personal liability and corporate liability under new Penal Code Personal liability and corporate liability under new Penal Code
On June 20, 2017, the National Assembly passed the revised Penal Code. It became effective on January 1, 2018. Several significant changes have occurred. Several acts, previously criminal, are no longer punishable. On the other hand, several previously innocent acts have been criminalized. One very large change is that an enterprise-not just an individual-may now be guilty of a crime1.

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